Monday, February 28, 2005

You can't possibly hear the last movement of Beethoven's Seventh and go slow.
- Oscar Levant (explaining his way out of a speeding ticket)

Via Reflections in d minor

And as long as we're all catching up with Lynn, and Beethoven Symphonies, here's another gem

If anyone has conducted a Beethoven performance, and then doesn't have to go to an osteopath, then there's something wrong.
- Simon Rattle